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Marion Foster

Published: Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014 1:15 a.m. CST
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Marion Foster

DIXON – Marion Elizabeth Emmert Foster, 96, of Dixon, died Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, at her home.

She was born Sept. 22, 1917, in Dixon, to Lloyd W. “Brownie” and Mary “Gracie” (Self) Emmert.  She married William P. “Pat” Foster on Aug. 17, 1941, in St. Paul, Minn. He preceded her in death July 30, 2001. She was a member of First Christian Church in Dixon.

Survivors include a son, William “Bill” (Sherill) Foster Jr. of Covington, Ga.; a daughter, Mary Beth (Dan) Zachary of Dixon; four grandchildrenl; three great-grandchildren; and one sister, Hazel Louise Emmert Goff of Grand Haven, Mich.

She also was preceded in death by her parents; and a brother, Lloyd William “Bud” Emmert Jr.

Cremation rites have been accorded. Inurnment will be at a later date at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens in Dixon. Chapel Hill Funeral Home in Dixon is handling arrangements.

Visit www.chapelhilldixon.com to send condolences.

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